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hung: [from `hung up'] adj. Equivalent to wedged, but more
   common at UNIX/C sites.  Not generally used of people.  Syn. with
   locked up, wedged; compare hosed.  See also hang.
   A hung state is distinguished from crashed or down, where the
   program or system is also unusable but because it is not running
   rather than because it is waiting for something.  However, the
   recovery from both situations is often the same.